University of Surrey

ACNS 2016 will be held on campus of the University of Surrey, located in Guildford, about 50km south-west from London.

Campus and Hotel Information Campus Map (PDF)

All conference talks will be held in the Lecture Theatre M of the Lecture Theatre (LT) Block. Welcome Reception will be held on campus in the Rik Medlik Building (MS Building). Conference Dinner will be held in the Guildford Harbour Hotel in the town centre. The following Google map along with the campus map above can be used for navigation purposes. The Google map also lists relevant bus stops and buses running between University of Surrey campus and Guildford town centre (Friary Bus Station).


Below you can find a list of recommended hotels in Guildford:

How to get to Guildford

From Heathrow Aiport: You can use public transportation (journey time: ~1.5h) or book a taxi service in advance (journey time: ~45min). In order to reach Guildford by public transportation we advise you to take a bus operated by National Express Coach from the airport to Woking train station and then take a train to Guildford. Bus tickets (one-way/return) can be purchased from the ticket counter in the airport or online. Train tickets can be purchased from the counter or automatic machines at Woking train station. If you plan to call a taxi we advise you to book in advance with GM Cars which is significantly cheaper than taking a cab directly in the airport.

From Gatwick Aiport: You can use a direct train connection (journey time: ~1h) from Gatwick Aiport (GTW) train station to Guildford train station or book a taxi service in advance (journey time: ~1h). For more information on timetables and tickets consult http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/ Tickets can also be purchased from the counter or automatic machines in the aiport. If you plan to call a taxi we advise you to book in advance with GM Cars which is significantly cheaper than taking a cab directly in the airport.

From London: There are regular express train services running between London Waterloo (WAT) and Guildford (GLD) train stations. The approximate time of the train journey is 35-45 minutes. For more information on timetables and tickets consult http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/ Tickets can also be purchased from the counter or automatic machines in both stations.